"Neither do I condemn you"


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Question: Is Project Rachel a program for only Catholics?

Answer: No, Project Rachel is for people of all faiths and backgrounds - everyone is welcome. The program is based on the tenets and teachings of the Catholic faith. No one will be forced or coerced into changing their beliefs. The program is designed to help women who have experienced an abortion.

2. Question: Will I be forced to speak or tell my story in front of others?

Answer: No, you will not be forced to do anything that makes you feel uncomfortable. The program encourages women to share, but this is not an obligation. Project Rachel is a safe haven and allows women to experience the healing process at their own pace.

3. Question: Is the only format of the program a weekend retreat?

Answer: No. There are weekend retreats, but there are also small groups, professional counseling if requested and referrals to a priest for the sacrament of reconciliation. Each woman can choose the best approach for her needs.

4. Question: Will my name and privacy be kept confidential?

Answer: Yes. Project Rachel overwhelming respects the confidentiality of its participants and will respect your utmost privacy in all matters related to the program. Confidentiality is a key part of the program.

5. Question: Are women really helped from the program?

Answer: Yes. Project Rachel does help women tremendously. Countless participants have experienced healing and forgiveness they did not think would ever be possible. You are encouraged to read the testimonial section on this website which shares the positive experience women have encountered when participating in the program?

6. Question: How much does the program cost?

Answer: The program and ministry is absolutely free of charge to participants.